On the occasion of World Music Day, Xiaomi has announced that is launching a new Bluetooth speaker called the Mi Pocket Speaker 2 in India. The portable speaker is currently available on the company s website for a price of Rs 1,499.
Xiaomi has designed the Mi Pocket Speaker 2 in collaboration with a popular German brand called Tymphany. The speaker features a cylindrical design, which is made of polycarbonate and ABS materials. There is also an aluminum ring at the top, which has an anodized oxide coating to maintain a classy yet simple look. The speaker carries dimensions of 60x60x93.3mm and is available in black and white colors. While the speaker looks sturdy, we re afraid it isn t waterproof.
Mi Pocket Speaker 2 specifications and features
The cylindrical body houses a mono-speaker, which carries a maximum power output of 5 Watts. and an impedance that measures up to 4 ohms. It is also equipped with 1,200mAh Li-Polymer battery, which Xiaomi claims can last for 7 hours on continuous music playback. The speaker charges through a microUSB port which carries a power input of 5V/ 1A (5W).
The Mi Pocket Speaker 2 is equipped with Bluetooth 4.1, making it compatible with most smartphones, tablets and laptops. Xiaomi also claims it to have a wide coverage of up to 10 meters. You also get a built-in microphone, which allows you to adhere to incoming calls, right on the speaker.
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The top-mounted aluminum ring carries all the controls for the speaker. This includes Power and Bluetooth button. On the other hand, the volume can be controlled by simply spinning the ring.